Hans Havel is a Principal at Pedersen & Partners based in Austria. Mr. Havel has more than 20 years of operational experience in finance management at global companies. Being an experienced Finance Manager of global companies has enabled him to gain broad competence in local and international finance functions. Based on his proven leadership skills as CFO, Finance Manager and Controller, he has demonstrated solid results in different industries. Starting as Audit Assistant in one of the Big Four companies, he managed to grow to Chief Financial Officer in a large Insurance group, leading finance and controlling function for 32 companies in 14 countries in the CEE region. Prior to joining Pedersen & Partners, Mr. Havel founded and managed the company, which provides consulting services for CFOs.
Mr. Havel holds a Master’s Degree in Business Administration and has completed the Enhanced Leadership Program at Vienna University of Economics and Business. In addition to his native German, he is also fluent in English and speaks French.